Three cheers for Friday! And five reads for you this morning. Enjoy.
HMRC and the Treasury do not keep track of tax reliefs intended to encourage particular behaviour to meet social or economic policy objectives, according to the National Audit Office.
Tax experts have called on the government to amend the tax and NIC legislation for employees’ travel expenses in order to put the rules on a “right and proper footing” for low-paid workers.
HMRC says it will decide its preferred option for replacing its multi-billion pound IT outsourcing contract in the Spring.
HMRC will extend access to customer forms from via post to online by the end of the year.
IR35 creates uncertainty around contractors’ tax status, according to a survey of AccountingWEB members, with 58% of respondents indicating that clients found determining employment status to b
MPs have warned that HMRC’s action against tax avoiders continues to be “unacceptably slow”, putting tax revenues at risk.
Happy Tuesday to all our members! The headlines this morning revolve around tax fraud...
- ICAS: HMRC record checks are “flawed” 208,278 18
- Reasonable Excuse scorecard 2011: Taxpayers 20 HMRC 12 46,635 17
- HMRC helplines begin move to 03 numbers 29,081 19
- HMRC ‘reasonable excuse’ definition under fire 27,948 22
- Struck-off companies dodge £16bn a year 25,642 59